Who's unionized? Demographic shift shows changes in the job market

Prof. Stephanie Ross

The makeup of Canada's unionized workforce has changed, according to Statistics Canada.

For most of the 20th Century, the blue-collar male worker was the face of the labour movement. Machinists, miners, auto-workers, steelworkers, construction workers; your average union member was a man working in a manufacturing or trade industry. [read more...]